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Department of Transfusion Medicine

Symposium Schedule

Forty-First Annual Symposium: September 22, 2022

Session 1: Moderator: Shelley Kalsi, MD
8:25 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
8:30 to 9:30 a.m. National Blood Collection and Utilization Survey (NBCUS)   Sridhar Basavaraju, MD
9:30 to 10:00 a.m. CAR T-cells James Kochenderfer, MD
10:00 to 10:30 a.m. Evanescence and Persistence of Red Cell Antibodies Ronald "George" Hauser, MD
10:30 to 11:00 a.m. Break
Session 2: Moderator: Anh Dinh, MD
11:00 – 11:30 a.m. Cardiac Xenotransplantation to Human Muhammad M. Mohiuddin, MBBS
11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma: Lessons Learned

SARS-CoV-2 seroconversion and neutralizing activity in COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma donors
Kamille West-Mitchell, MD

Valeria De Giorgi, PhD
12:15 to 1:00 p.m. Break
Session 3: Moderator: David Mair, MD
1:00 to 1:45 p.m. Richard J. Davey, MD Lectureship presentation by Barbara J. Bryant, MD to recipient: Yvette Marie Miller, MD

Recruitment Effort of Minority Donors: When You Know Better, Do Better
1:45 to 2:15 p.m. ARC Perspective on Blood Shortage Pampee Young, MD, PhD
2:15 to 2:45 p.m. Blood Shortages: Is anything helping? Claudia S. Cohn, MD, PhD
2:45 to 3:00 p.m. Break
Session 4: Moderator: Barbara J. Bryant, MD
Clinical Vignettes (20 minute presentations followed by 10 minute Q&A for each topic)
Time Topic Presenter Subject Matter Expert
3:00 to 3:30 p.m. Administration of RhIG after transfusion of RhD positive product James Long, MD Willy A. Flegel, MD
3:30 to 4:00 p.m. Urgent Plasma Exchange for Atypical Myasthenia Gravis Syndrome after Immune Checkpoint Therapy Cathy Marcucci, MD Kamille West-Mitchell, MD
4:00 to 4:30 p.m. Mobilization and collection of HSC from a patient with sickle cell disease Tsung-Lin Tsai, MD, PhD Sandhya Panch, MD
4:30 Adjourn

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